26.12.2019: Markets waiting for US-China trade deal to be signed. Outlook for USD/JPY and AUD/USD

Traders are still celebrating Christmas. However, today, trading activity is not so tepid. The US dollar index is holding near a month high of 97.60. However, there was a moment when the index dropped amid extremely negative comments about the US president impeachment. Donald Trump severely criticized the Democratic party in his Twitter account. Nevertheless, […]

25.12.2019: RUB reaches new highs (Brent, USD/RUB)

Today, oil and the ruble’s trade is not influenced by any external factors as markets are closed for Christmas holidays. Amid slow trading activity, the dollar/ruble pair is expected to stop the downward trend while Brent crude may extend gains. The Brent quotes have moved above the level of 67 for the first time in […]

Traders’ calendar for December 5 – 6: USD may resume rally

It is needless to say that the most important event of the week will be publication of the jobs data in the US. Ahead of it, the trade balance report will see the light that will also attract traders’ attention. What is the outlook for these events and what sentiment prevails on the market? To […]

30.10.2019: USD to gain bullish momentum (USDХ, USD/CAD)

The US dollar index is falling while the volatility of major currencies has declined to a 3-month low. Meanwhile, the Canadian dollar weakened following the announcement of the Bank of Canada interest rate decision. Now traders are waiting for the results of the FOMC meeting. In fact, the outcome of this meeting is quite predictable, […]

23.10.2019: Brent can resume rally (Brent, USD/RUB)

Oil has slipped again to the red zone despite positive sentiments in the market on Tuesday. Yesterday, the Brent gained 2% at some point. However, the ruble didn’t react to the situation in the oil market. The Russian currency is facing increasing pressure today. OPEC+ countries and allies are expected to discuss a possibility of […]

Trader’s calendar January 28 – 30: Euro might resume uptrend

Investors are trying to get the euro back to its previous level in spite of the anticipated dovish rhetoric of the European Central Bank. Moreover, the euro rally has enough chances to kick in next week. So, what is this outlook based on? Let’s watch a video calendar on InstaForex TV channel. Firstly, look at […]

14.10.2019: Investors unimpressed with US-China trade agreement (USD, JPY, AUD)

The trading week has kicked off with the publication on China’s trade balance as expected. What is more, market sentiment remains vulnerable to the news on the US-China trade conflict. The two-day trade talks between the US and China ended on a positive note. At least market participants were quite optimistic while evaluating information regarding […]

07.10.2019: Traders alert to remarks by Jerome Powell (USDX, DJIA, USD/CAD)

Traders started the new trading week in a cautious mood. The US dollar has got stuck in a trading range as Washington and China are rebooting the trade talks. Besides, investors are anticipating the minutes of the latest policy meeting of the Federal Reserve as well inflation data from the US. The minutes could shed […]

18.04.2019: What helps USD resume rally (USD, CAD, BRENT)

Demand for the American currency surged by the end of this trading week. Let us remind that the major trading floors will be closed tomorrow due to the celebration of Good Friday. The US dollar index skyrocketed by 30 pips amid the news from Europe where the German manufacturing PMI decreased significantly. In early American […]

19.09.2019: Oil to resume its growth (BRENT, USD/RUB)

Oil prices are still making a correctional decline. Yesterday, the price for Brent oil fell to nearly 63 dollars 20 cents a barrel where the support level was formed. This is how traders reacted to the statement from Saudi Arabia. The Kingdom intends to restore the previous rates of its oil output in about three […]